Our 2016 season is beginning May 7th & looking forward to seeing everyone at the games! Thank you for your continued support
Saturday, June 11th @Greenfield Village Time:TBA
Adam “Squints” McCauley – Congratulations on winning the “Captain of the Year” at the 2015 Greenfield Village World Tournament for the 2nd straight year!
The Golds took part this past weekend in the Ohio/Michigan Vintage Baseball Challenge in Auburn. They played through rain, wind, 40 degree weather, hail, sleet and assorted injuries to put up 4 straight wins. It is the second time Michigan won over Ohio.
Golds 24 – Central Ohio 13
Golds 35 – Columbus Capitals 15
Day 2 with Bound Rule
Golds 7 – Forrest City 3
Golds 12 – Columbus 2
Killing the ball for Saginaw, John Piersal .800, Jason Leckrone .800 and Bryce Funchion .760/3 triples/ 12 RBI’s. (Even though he became the only Gold in 10 years to strike out at bat). The put out King was John Smith with 16. Piersal and Mahan threw the 4 victories.
The Golds take their 5-0 record to play the La-De-Dahs in Greenfield Village on June 11th.
The Saginaw Old Golds opened the season against the Red Rovers from Plymouth Michigan and came away with a comeback 16-7 win. They started out down 7 runs in the first inning and came back by shutting the door on a very talented team for the next 8 innings, to win going away 16-7. John Piersall went 5 for 5, Jason Leckrone went for 4 for 4, Jon Smith 2 for 6 with a double & Toby Larkin 3 for 6 with a double. Pitching as usual was handled by John Piersall and “Ducky” Mahan. Smith & Adam McCauley both recorded 4 put outs each.